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Brett Kavanaugh snubs Parkland victim's father at Senate confirmation hearing

Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee got off to quite a raucous start on Tuesday. There were protests and clashes between Democratic and Republican senators, but it was an odd snub made by Kavanaugh that'
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With two audits and new A.I., can Facebook fix its discrimination problems?

After the recent farce of a congressional hearing about "anti-conservative bias" on social media, Facebook wants the world to know it's still taking this alleged issue seriously. Facebook shared Wednesday that it will undergo a thorough political
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Mark Zuckerberg's congressional hearing was all of us trying to explain technology to our grandparents

This week, Mark Zuckerberg testified in front of Congress regarding Facebook's data leaks and basically gave the most patient tech support assistance. Join us as we cover the breaking memes rocking the Internet each week. Let us know below what are
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Sadly, there is no way to unsee these Photoshops of Mark Zuckerberg

The famous robot boy Mark Zuckerberg said "Senator" about twice as many times as he blinked during his Congressional hearing this week, which is disturbing in and of itself. SEE ALSO: Mark Zuckerberg: Nobody’s perfect! But what if he'd done
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Mark Zuckerberg hints at a paid version of Facebook

Among the "Yes, Senators" and "No, Senators" in Mark Zuckerberg's congressional testimony, the Facebook CEO may have dropped a breadcrumb about a big change for his company: a paid version of Facebook.  Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT) grilled Mark
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5 questions Mark Zuckerberg should answer at Facebook’s congressional hearings

Mark Zuckerberg is going to testify, but the question remains as to whether or not he'll really say anything of substance. The CEO is in Washington D.C. this week to assure lawmakers and the concerned citizens of Facebook Nation that he knows he
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Read Mark Zuckerberg's prepared testimony ahead of Facebook’s congressional hearing

Mark Zuckerberg has a lot to answer for.  Following weeks of mounting criticism, Zuckerberg is heading to Washington D.C. to answer questions from key members of Congress on data privacy issues in the wake of Facebook's Cambridge Analytica
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Sheryl Sandberg desperately tries to soften Facebook’s image before Congressional hearings

Sheryl Sandberg has been on a big media tour ahead of her boss's first-time appearance in Congress next week. She's interviewed with digital media outlets, television networks, and radio shows, and she's spoken many words. SEE ALSO: Facebook's
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James Comey says Donald Trump fired him to undermine FBI Russia investigation

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times James Comey told senators that the Trump administration had told lies and defamed him and the FBI after the president dismissed him on May 9.Former FBI director James Comey on